Wild Bill Hickok reputed to have shot and killed David McCanles, possibly his first kill. Hickok later acquitted after found he acted in self defense.
- Anton Arensky, Russian composer, born in Novgorod, Russia (d. 1906)
Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 2 months and 17 days
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Star Sign: Cancer